PUBLIC FORUM ON
SHALE GAS DEVELOPMENT & RADIOACTIVITY: POTENTIAL HEALTH & ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS
Michael Schultz, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program, Department of Radiation Oncology, Human Toxicology Program, Carver College of Medicine, The University of Iowa
Dr. Larysa Dyrszka, MD.
Board Certified Pediatrician, Co-founder of Concerned Health Professionals of NY
Advocate for Health on the issue of Shale Gas Development
Tuesday, February 4
(doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Columbus Metropolitan Library
96 S Grant Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
Public Meetings TBA -
RadioactiveWasteAlert.Org organizers and additional local Organizations will discuss what is currently happening, what is being done to address the issue, and what needs to be done to protect our Water Supply from the Radioactive Toxic Frack Waste Stream coming into our Municipal Landfills from the horizontal hydrofracking industry.
Information and Discussion on the future of safe drinking water for the greater Columbus Metropolitan area.
Demand that the Ohio EPA rescind Ohio Soil Recycling Company's Permit to process and repurpose Radioactive Frack Waste in the Columbus location and all prospective locations in Ohio.
Demand that all radioactive Fracking Waste be disposed of only in facilities meeting Federal low-level radioactive waste disposal requirements.
Demand that All Radioactive Toxic Frack Waste Disposal be Banned in Ohio.
Insist that your Representative and Senator support the newly introduced legislation: To prohibit land application and deep well injection of brine, to prohibit the conversion of wells, and to eliminate the injection fee that is levied under the Oil and Gas Law.
Call, Write and Visit:
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Sign the Following Petitions:
Local groups are educating their communities, meeting with public officials and banning fracking in their own towns. They are working for the safety of your water, land and air and need help!
CELDF - The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund
(Portage & Summit Counties)
FACT - Faith Communities Together for
NEOGAP - Network for Oil & Gas Accountability and Protection
OEFFA - Ohio Ecological Food & Farm Association
OEC - The Ohio Environmental Council
Sierra Club Central Ohio Group Executive Committee voted to object to the Ohio EPA Integrated Alternative Waste Management Program (IAWMP) permit issued August 15, 2013 for Ohio Soil Recycling, LLC (OSR) to accept radioactive drill cuttings/fracking solid waste at their Columbus, OH operations.
Gasland - Josh Fox's documentary about Fracking
shalegasoutrage.org/ - Shale Gas Outrage
350.org - is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis
We are Power Shift - national youth climate movement
Most of the above organizations have Facebook Pages.
ATTEND PUBLIC MEETING
JOIN THE MOVEMENT